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  • The brave fifth of the seven deadly virtues of a change manager is another one that may sit uneasily with the stereotypical view of the profession. We may think of change managers as focused on helping people to feel happy about the change at hand. It’s more likely that the virtuous change manager is exercising courage. Courage to have hard conversations - to positively challenge, rath...

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  • The fourth of the seven deadly virtues of a change manager is a big one: Ambition. Maybe we don’t think of the warm and fuzzy change manager as being ambitious? That’s good. Because the warm and fuzzy change manager is mythical at best, and ineffective at worst. Ambition in this context is not personal ambition for promotion or aggrandisement. It’s something much more virtuous.

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  • My article this time focuses on the truthful third member of the seven deadly virtues of a change manager. Of course virtues aren’t a substitute for knowledge, but they do give that knowledge a better chance of being applied. Character as well as ability is the key to being virtuous.  Deadly if used too much or too little, Honesty is one of the double-edged swords in my list:

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  • Making predictions about the course and impact of technology is fraught with difficulties, even a year out. We saw in 2016 that a game concept that was poorly reviewed ended up being downloaded more than 500m times globally and driving significant value to the company that released Pokemon Go, realising some of the hyped potential of VR (Virtual Reality) gaming.

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